Welcome to the Wednesday Boil!
Houston Astros News
Astros look to finally win a series in finale vs. Pirates (deadspin.com)
Astros insider: Mauricio Dubón earning everyday playing time (houstonchronicle.com)
The 24 best players in Houston Astros history (yardbarker.com)
AL West News
Fann: Fan frustrations over Mariners’ offensive woes deep-rooted (sports.mynorthwest.com)
Athletics Recall Kevin Smith, Place Seth Brown On IL (mlbtraderumors.com)
The Road to The Show™: Rangers’ White (milb.com)
Bottoms up! Some MLB teams extend beer sales to 8th inning (usatoday.com)
How the MLB’s new rules are changing the game (Deseret.com)
Lefty-batting catcher Jerry Goff (59) began his major league career with the Montreal Expos in 1990. He ended with the Houston Astros in 1995 and 1996, appearing in 13 contests and going six-for-30 from the plate with a pair of jacks and five RBI.